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Abernethy House

A Grade II Listed Building in Frognal and Fitzjohns, London

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Latitude: 51.5573 / 51°33'26"N

Longitude: -0.1805 / 0°10'49"W

OS Eastings: 526235

OS Northings: 185840

OS Grid: TQ262858

Mapcode National: GBR D0.F6G

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.T3GZ

Entry Name: Abernethy House

Listing Date: 11 August 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113153

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477554

Location: Camden, London, NW3

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Frognal and Fitzjohns

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St John Hampstead

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/26/1166 (South side)
11/08/50 No.7
Abernethy House


Semi-detached house, built as a parochial school for girls.
c1819. Yellow stock brick. Slated roof with dormers. 2 storeys
and attics. Double fronted with 3 windows. Central entrance
with wooden doorcase of fluted pilasters carrying entablature
with modillion cornice; overlight and panelled door. Segmental
gauged brick arches to recessed sashes. Return to Holly Walk
with round-arched windows. INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: by 1873 it had become a lodging house when
Robert Louis Stevenson paid the first of several visits for
his health.

Listing NGR: TQ2623585840

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